The Frontosa African Cichlid, is a fairly typical member of the Cichlidae family. Both sexes are characterized by a large frontal hump which will develop as the fish reaches matures or attains a length of around 4 inches +. It is known by the scientific name of Cyphotilapia frontosa. Although territorial, the Frontosa African Cichlid is generally not aggressive, but rather gentle & tolerant. It does well in a tank with plenty of rocks & caves for hiding, as well as a sandy bottom.
This size Frontosa is usually shipped right around 1.5″+